Civics Lessons for Students

Hawaii Photo Tour and Lesson, Page 2

Diver and Large Turtles

Is diving a popular activity in Hawaii?

  • Yes, it is.

  • The water in Hawaii is very clear and clean.

  • This diver is swimming near a large turtle.


Surfer Riding Waves

Is Hawaii a good place to surf?

  • Hawaii is the best place to surf.

  • Surfing first became popular in Waikiki in the early 1900s.

  • Waves in Waikiki can reach 20 feet tall.


Hawaiian Girl Doing a Hula Dance

What are the girl and boy doing?

  • The girl is doing a hula dance and the boy is playing a ukulele.

  • Hula dancers tell a story with their body and hand movements.

  • A ukulele is like a small guitar with four strings.

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